Riverside City College currently has one Upward Bound program. The program serves students attending Jurupa Valley High School, and Rubidoux High School both part of the Jurupa Valley Unified School District.
Upward Bound provides economically disadvantaged students with academic guidance, college preparation and personal development. The primary goal is for students to graduate from high school and continue their postsecondary education.
Upward Bound is for you if:
- You want to improve your chances of succeeding in high school and beyond.
- You want to go to college after graduating high school.
- You want to build communication, time management and interpersonal skills.
- You enjoy field trips and hands-on activities during the school year and over the summer.
- You want to meet new friends, have new adventures and develop as a scholar.
The Upward Bound program is funded 100% by the federal Department of Education, TRiO program. For more information go to Department of Education, Office of Postsecondary Education TRiO Program website.